3. Insert suitable tight fitting plugs in hoses and cover filler neck with the hoses for protection against flying sparks.
4. The cutting line must be moved further up to avoid damaging the expansion tank when cutting off the outer side panel. It is now necessary to cut above the top bolt point for the roof transport system from the corner radius center at a 90° angle to the side window opening.
Important! Never cut with a welding torch.
5. Panel section part 477 809 844 D may no longer be used for cars as from October 1, 1981. A new panel section part, of which the cutting line is higher, will be available soon.
N o t e : To avoid damage on water drain line of cars with a removeable roof, this line (white plastic tube) must be pulled into the car through the upper oval opening be pulled into the car through the upper oval opening in the inner side panel.
Observe pertinent safety regulations for this work.
53 - 16 Repairing Side Panel (Complete Fender)
Printed in Germany
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